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UPDATE: First Street has reopened

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WILLMAR -- First Street in Willmar reopened to traffic around 1:45 p.m. today after being closed since around noon due to a natural gas leak at a construction site along the 1000 block.


A construction crew working at the site struck an active gas line around 11:45 a.m., with emergency crews responding soon after to detour traffic away from the scene and address the leak.

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